In order to make your visits to Parés Footwear as responsive as possible, we collect information when you visit us. To help ensure an enjoyable online experience for all of our visitors, we provide this summary of what information ParesFootwear.co.uk collects online, and how Parés Footwear uses that information.
Generally, privacy legislation defines "personal information" as information about an identifiable individual or information that allows an individual to be identified. This policy will more specifically address the personal information we collect, use and disclose, which generally includes your name, home address, telephone number, personal email address, billing and account information and other information incidental to providing goods and services to you.
While not personal information, Parés Footwear gathers navigational information about where visitors go on our Web site. This information allows us to see which areas of our Web site are most visited and helps us improve the quality of your online experience by recognising and delivering more of the most desired features and services. Additional non-personally identifiable information (for example, domain type, browser version, service provider, IP address) may be collected which will provide information regarding the general use of our Web site.
If you complete a general "Contact Us" form on our Web site (for example to comment on or ask questions about our merchandise), we may collect your name, e-mail address, mailing address and any information that you provide in the text of your message.
If you sign up for our mailing list, you will be asked to provide your name, gender, postal address and e-mail address. Signing up for our mailing list enables you to receive information about Pares Footwear products via e-mail and regular postal mail.
When an online user e-mails an item to a friend from the Parés Footwear Web site, the designated recipient will receive the sender's name and e-mail address, as well as any information entered into the message by the sender. ParesFootwear.co.uk does not retain or review the names or e-mail addresses of the sender or recipient, which are provided in E-mail-A-Friend. Likewise, Parés Footwear does not retain or review any information provided in the message content. You should not send items to friends unless you believe your friend would be interested and want to receive the information.
If you purchase merchandise through Parés Footwear, we will gather personal information (i.e., name, billing and delivery address information, e-mail address, and telephone number), as well as information about your purchases on our Web site, which we may combine with your store purchase information. Parés Footwear does not store your credit or debit card information on our system. Your payment details are taken via the PayPal portal which is encrypted and this is not passed to us. We have taken many steps to ensure your security and safety by using the highest levels of encryption security.
We use the information collected at Parés Footwear for the following purposes:
- To understand your needs and preferences, and develop, market, sell or provide products and services, and possibly to conduct surveys, research and evaluations.
- To complete your transaction for our goods or process your return or exchange.
- To manage and develop Parés Footwear’s business and operations, administer accounts, collect and process payments.
- To detect and protect Parés Footwear and other third parties against error, negligence, fraud, theft and other illegal activities and to audit compliance with policies.
As permitted by, and to comply with, any legal or regulatory requirements or provisions.
Parés Footwear does not sell or rent your e-mail address to third parties.
Parés Footwear does not sell or rent your postal address to third parties.
Please be aware that Parés Footwear may use third parties to provide services to us, such as fulfilling orders, processing payments, monitoring site activity, serving site content, organising information, conducting surveys and administering e-mails. Such third parties may have access to your personal information to provide services on behalf of Parés Footwear, but may not use your information for any other purpose.
We store and process personal information in the United Kingdom and our third party service providers may also store and process your personal information in the United Kingdom, all in compliance with the UK Data Protection Act of 1998. Such personal information may be subject to disclosure under the laws of the United Kingdom.
By submitting personal information to Parés Footwear, you are agreeing that we may collect, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with the purposes and uses identified in this policy or as required by law.
If you no longer wish to receive e-mails from Parés Footwear, please click here to unsubscribe from receiving Parés Footwear e-mails. Please note, if you request to be removed from our e-mail marketing list, you may still receive e-mail confirmations for any orders placed on ParesFootwear.co.uk.
If you do not wish to receive marketing materials from Parés Footwear via regular postal mail, please click here and tell us to remove you from our postal mailing list.
Upon your written request, we will inform you of the use and general disclosure of your personal information and we will give you a copy of the information we have retained. There may be a minimal charge for accessing your personal information. Please send your written request to the mailing address provided under "Questions About Privacy" below. In your written request, please include your name, address and e-mail address so that we may verify whether we retain any personal information about you.
Parés Footwear is not directed at people under the age of 18, and no one under the age of 18 should provide personal information on this Web site.
For your convenience and enjoyment, our Web site may contain links to other Web sites. ParesFootwear.co.uk does not evaluate and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites. We would urge you to review the privacy policies on each link to ensure that you are comfortable with their privacy policies and practices.
Parés Footwear limits the number of employees that have access to the databases that contain personal data, and Parés Footwear employees are advised of the importance of confidentiality.
If you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding our compliance with the UK Data Protection Act, please contact us: